Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Noah Syndergaard Having Difficulty Holding on Base Runners
May 2nd, 2016 at 2:17 PM
New York Mets' pitcher Noah Syndergaard has taken the league by storm since he made his major league debut last May. Since being called up, Syndergaard has dazzled big league hitters with his 100 mile per hour fastball, wicked curve ball, and 91 mile per hour changeup. The Mets have...

Noah Syndergaard Walks Streets of New York in Thor Costume
April 28th, 2016 at 8:23 AM
The New York Mets' pitching staff has a larger than life feel to it, and part of that is due to some of the nicknames the starters use. Matt Harvey has embraced the moniker of The Dark Knight after a Sports Illustrated cover story dubbed him "The Dark Knight of...

Steven Matz Will Host Military Veterans at Citi Field on Wednesdays
April 27th, 2016 at 11:40 AM
New York Mets' starting pitcher Steven Matz is taking advantage of his status as a big league pitcher to help give back to the military community. Matz is planning to host veterans from the military as well as members of the FDNY and NYPD at Wednesday home games in April...

Minor League Mondays: Gabriel Ynoa Having Early Success in Pacific Coast League
April 25th, 2016 at 1:01 PM
One key to the New York Mets' rebuild over the past five years was an impressive stockpile of pitching prospects. Five have graduated to the major leagues (Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz, and the rehabbing Zack Wheeler), helping to form an elite rotation. A lot of the...

Matt Harvey Still Trying to Find Old Form for New York Mets
April 23rd, 2016 at 11:54 AM
The biggest cause of concern in the early going for the New York Mets has been the struggles of ace Matt Harvey. Harvey ran into a lot of trouble in his first three starts, losing all of them and posting a 5.71 ERA in those contests. A big problem has...